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    Jones & Bartlett Learning Authors to Become 2017 American Academy of Nursing Fellows

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 6, 2017 2:26:46 PM

    We’re delighted to announce that several of our authors are part of the prestigious American Academy of Nursing class of 2017 fellows. They include Dorothy Brockopp, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Lynette Hamlin, and Nancy Short.

    This year’s class includes 173 distinguished nurse leaders selected for their “significant contributions to nursing and health care.” The new fellows will be inducted into the Academy at their 2017
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    Topics: Lynette Hamlin, American Academy of Nursing, Awards, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Dorothy Brockopp, Nancy Short, nursing

    The Gold Standard in Cancer Nursing Returns with a New Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 22, 2016 3:55:05 PM

    We are so proud to announce the publication of Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice, Eighth Edition by Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, and Barbara Holmes Gobel. With contributions from the foremost experts in the field, it has remained the definitive reference on the rapidly changing science and practice of oncology nursing for more than 25 years.

    Completely updated and revised to reflect the latest research and developments in the care of patients with cancer, the Eighth Edition includes new chapters on the biology of cancer, sleep disorders, and palliative care across the cancer continuum.

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    Topics: cancer nursing, New Edition, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, nursing, oncology nursing

    Today is World Cancer Day

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 4, 2016 4:08:22 PM

    February 4 is World Cancer Day, a global initiative in the fight against cancer. Celebrated annually, World Cancer Day aims to save lives from preventable deaths and raise "awareness and education about the disease, pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action." This year’s theme is "We can. I can." Its goal is to draw attention to the ways that we can address cancer individually, communally, and internationally.

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    Topics: cancer nursing, Barbara Holmes Gobel, Connie Henke Yarbro, Debra Wujcik, nursing, UICC, Union for International Cancer Control, WCD, World Cancer Day

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